Pioneering Boston Judge to Take Senior Status Sheri Qualters, The National Law Journal November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments share share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints U.S. District Judge Rya Zobel, who spent her first 15 years on the bench as the only female judge in Boston, has informed President Obama that she plans to retire on April 1 and take senior status. VIEW COMMENTS ( 0 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article #1202629155254 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.